[rescue] Needed: Older laptops
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Wed Jul 4 15:04:16 CDT 2007
On Wed, 4 Jul 2007, Doug McLaren wrote:
> | Firefox's normal load on my machine is well over 256MB.
> That is not normal. Firefox is fine on this computer, and it's got
> 256 MB.
It's perfectly normal. I've seen Firefox use 2 -gigabytes- of memory if
I let it. Usually it chews up 600MB or so on my BSD systems after a few
hours and stays there. On my Mac, RPRVT + RSHRD is 200MB, and it's only
been running an hour.
Jonathan Patschke ) "When they turn the pages of history, when these
Elgin, TX ( days have passed long ago, will they read of us
USA ) with sadness for the seeds that we let grow?
- ( --Neil Peart, "A Farewell to Kings"
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